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De Blasio calls for pre-K push at Albany rally ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says universal pre-k needs one more push to get through the state Legislature. De Blasio made the comment at a midday rally in Albany on...
One of the casino proposals for the Southern Tier and Finger Lakes region would place the new gambling house in Tyre, a Seneca County town half way between Rochester and Syracuse. The prospect has the small farming community’s 900 residents...
Governor Cuomo is spending some of his $33 million campaign war chest on ads to promote his state budget priorities. The ads, which feature in part Cuomo speaking directly to camera, focus on the governor’s pitch for his tax cut plan and an...
The home of the Binghamton Senators – the Broome County Veterans’ Memorial Arena – is being renamed the Floyd L. Maines Veterans’ Memorial Arena. Floyd Maines was a Navy veteran and ran the Maines Paper & Food Service in...
Advocates says NY schools tour shows funding lack ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Advocates and lawmakers say a tour of school districts across the state shows New York is failing to adequately fund public education. The Alliance for Quality Education and...
The deadline for the state budget is approaching, and education issues are taking center stage. On a day of massive rallies for universal pre-K and charter schools, other advocates say they’ve gathered evidence for a lawsuit challenging low...